ABA Required Disclosures

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The American Bar Association requires all accredited law schools to make certain information accessible to the public. This page provides access to that information and is updated annually as required by the ABA (Standard 509).

ABA/LSAC Annual Report

Download the pdf containing the following data, last updated on Dec. 11, 2020:

  • Admissions data
  • Tuition, fees, living costs, financial aid
  • Enrollment data and attrition/graduation rates
  • Number of full-time and part-time faculty and administrators
  • Bar passage data

Duke University School of Law is approved by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.


See our Academics website for:

Also relevant: Duke Law Bulletin; Rules and Policies Section Two (Degree Requirements); Financial Aid Handbook

Library resources

See the Goodson Law Library website.]


See our Facilities web page.

Employment outcomes

See the Employment Data pages on the Careers section of our website.

Also relevant: ABA employment report Class of 2018; ABA employment report Class of 2019; ABA employment report Class of 2020

Information on employment outcomes for the Class of 2020 may not reflect a particular law school’s typical results in this area. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, bar admission exams were canceled or delayed in many jurisdictions, thus making it more challenging for graduates to secure employment by the annual Graduate Employment Status Date of March 15. Please reference the 3 years of employment outcome data posted on the ABA Required Disclosures webpage of each ABA-Approved Law School or at

Transfer credit policy

See Duke Law School’s policy regarding transfer of credit.